Wendy Parker

When real life and fiction meet

| February 09, 2015

In which George and Wendy get a new hometown parking spot -- maybe.

Ladies and gentleman, get out your coloring books

| February 06, 2015

"Find a hobby you enjoy – it's good for your mind and that's good for your business."

One ring to get you suspended

| February 04, 2015

"I get the concern with threats... I do not, however, get why suspending a fourth grade kid for telling his classmate he was going to 'render him invisible with the One Ring' is OK."

Gearing up for MATS

| February 01, 2015

Truck show season kicks off in March, and it's all I'm hearing about these days. Apparently, MATS is going to be one heck of a show – we've heard from all kinds of people about ...

The Petri dish of our lives

| January 30, 2015

"We're heading back out into the cold and flu season Monday....I'll wash my hands and the alien will slough away illness with his gamma rays. I have a feeling we'll be traveling through Roswell...."

The champions of the mom-and-pop truck stop

| January 28, 2015

Driver Jeff Barker, with Debra Miller and Todd Ramey, is currently operating a Facebook group dedicated to sharing information on independent mom-and-pop truck stops.

Be part of the problem, or part of the solution – your choice

| January 28, 2015

There's another video going around – this time of a guy peeing in the parking lot, in broad daylight, at a facility that clearly has public restrooms close. I'm sent at least one of these ...

Sharing a birthday with Romans, Stan Brown, maintenance worry …

| January 25, 2015

"Transportation of freight is the Kevin Bacon of the world – you can loosely tie it to almost anything." A happy birthday wish to all who share the 25th, from one among you...

Wendy Parker

Wendy Parker rides with her husband, George Parker, an owner-operator who pulls dry van. She chronicles their adventures and her observations from the shotgun position in her blog and at their website, http://www.thegeorgeandwendyshow.com/index.html

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